Apps 2009 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Apps Articles for 2009

Apple iPhone 3G S Review

The iPhone 3G S -- Apple's third-generation smartphone -- has just hit store shelves. Nick Spohnholtz brings us this review, in which he confirms Apple's promise that this version is[...]

Operating System Upgrade for the iPhone 3G Now Available

Apple has released an upgrade for the system software and bundled applications on the iPhone 3G. This brings many of the features in the upcoming iPhone 3G S to the[...]

Nokia Opening Ovi Software Store for Symbian S60 and S40 Devices

Nokia has jumped into the application store fray with Ovi Store, a on-device software and services marketplace which will be further enhanced through a social discovery feature.

Listen to Google’s Free Podcast Player for Android

Google Labs has released Listen, a free podcast app for Android-powered devices. This helps users find and play podcasts and web audio.

DataViz Documents To Go 2.0 for Android Review

DataViz Documents To Go 2.0 lets users of Android-based phones work view and edit Microsoft Office files. Mark Shryock brings us a review of this app that includes support for[...]

Apple’s Tablet Could Be Called the iSlate, Have a 10-Inch Screen

In the last few days, there has been a flurry of unconfirmed reports about Apple's plans to release a tablet computer. The latest of these reveals the name -- the[...]

Apple iPhone OS 3.0 Review

iPhone 3.0 is the system software for the new iPhone 3G S, but it's also available as an upgrade for the current iPhone 3G and the iPod touch. Nick Spohnholtz[...]

Steve Jobs Is Reportedly Pleased with Apple’s Latest Tablet Design

According to a long series of leaks and rumors, Apple has been toying with making a tablet-shaped computer for years. However, no one at the company could come with with[...]

Motorola Droid Can Now Sync With Outlook and Entourage

There's good news for those who want to synchronize their Motorola Droid with their desktop computer: Mark/Space's app for syncing PCs and Macs with Android OS smartphones now supports this[...]

Apple Appears Ready to Release a $99 iPhone 3GS

Apple is apparently in the verge of replacing the second-generation iPhone 3G 8 GB that's still in its product lineup with an updated version: an iPhone 3GS with the same[...]

Palm’s webOS Software Catalog Closing in on 1,000 Apps

Palm's webOS is the newest of the mobile operating systems, so it's not surprising that it has the smallest number of third-party applications. Still, that number has grown significantly in[...]

Apple Very Optimistic About the iSlate: Has Ordered 10 Million Units

According to an industry insider in China, Apple's first tablet computer will have a webcam and a 10.1-inch touchscreen, and will act like both a netbook and an e-book reader.[...]

Listen to Streaming Radio Stations with a BlackBerry, Thanks to Slacker

BlackBerry smartphone users can now hear their favorite Slacker radio stations wherever they go, with the new -- and free -- Slacker Mobile application.

How To Turn a BlackBerry into a GooglePhone

BlackBerry users who are feeling a touch jealous of Google's Android OS can turn to a suite of free applications that convert their smartphone into a GooglePhone.

Android 2.0 Will Sync With Exchange, Facebook

Android 2.0 has not yet been formally announced, but a great deal of information about it has recently appeared on the Web. Among the most significant changes in the next[...]

Motorola Cliq Preview

Ed Hardy brings us his first thoughts on the Motorola Cliq, a newly-announced Android-based smartphone. This will have a sliding keyboard, 3G, Wi-Fi, and a 5 MPx camera, and will[...]

Nokia Asks ITC to Investigate Apple

Nokia raised the bar in its ongoing patent dispute Apple, Inc. today by filing a complaint with the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) alleging that Apple infringes Nokia patents[...]

Next-Generation iPhone Apparently Already Being Tested

Apple has apparently begun testing its next smartphone, even though this is not expected to be released for many months. A third-party software developer reports that one of its apps[...]

TetherBerry Review

TetherBerry is an app that allows your PC to take advantage of your BlackBerry's Internet connectivity via a USB cable. It provides a simple solution that adds an incredible amount[...]

A First Glimpse of All HTC’s Upcoming Android and Windows Mobile Models

A roadmap showing what appears to be every smartphone that HTC has in development has leaked out of the company. This includes at least one Android-based model, and a number[...]